Articles by Davewhitney

Stock-Tuitiveness: The First Paycheck

Friends, I'm excited.I'm only 25 cents away from my first payout.Granted, I am a low producer here on Dreamstime, but I love it.I'm certainly not the model of productivity, but maybe an affirmation for the benefits of "stock-tuitiveness."Dreamstime has given me a much needed outlet.In my youth, I had always held an idealistic notion that I would end up being a creative professional, but I capitalized on a different skill, and eventually - my dreams had made way for my life instead.... continue reading

Getting Hit by a Block…

The world is our muse.Cameras, illustration programs, graphics tablets and styli serve as our brushes with which we paint what we see or how we feel.Messages of encouragement are painted artfully with broad vibrant strokes; warnings are masterfully created with precision and contrast, feelings of loss or sorrow –wailed by a siren in darkened and subdued shades.No matter the outcome, the process of creating something from nothing is exhilarating.Intoxicating.Then, sometimes… inexplicably... continue reading

Camera = Public Safety?

For the sake of this story, there are two things you need to know about me.• I take my camera everywhere I go• While I wish photography was my day job – it isn’tRecently, I noticed that my Nikon’s CCD was dirtier than a college dorm room.Since I no longer had the desire to remove copious amounts of dust from my shots in post production, I decided that my camera deserved a respite from the daily routine.After all, what’s a few days?I’ve been dragging that camera around... continue reading

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